The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 96 105 115
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 33 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.64% 1.62% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.65% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 16
Median salary £55,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1954 1997 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.26% 97.75% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1713 1571
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region.

DBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Letchworth - 4 £55,000 -
Watford 0 3 £55,000 +46.66%
Hemel Hempstead +7 2 £57,500 +21.05%
Stevenage - 1 £55,000 -
DBA
East of England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 35 (60.34%) SQL
2 32 (55.17%) Oracle
2 32 (55.17%) Oracle Database
3 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 28 (48.28%) Unix
5 25 (43.10%) Linux
6 24 (41.38%) Oracle EBS
7 23 (39.66%) WebLogic
8 18 (31.03%) RDBMS
8 18 (31.03%) Relational Database
9 17 (29.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (29.31%) Solaris
9 17 (29.31%) Middleware
10 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (24.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 14 (24.14%) DevOps
11 14 (24.14%) Oracle Fusion
11 14 (24.14%) Oracle EBS R12
11 14 (24.14%) Oracle Service Bus
11 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (24.14%) Business Activity Monitoring
11 14 (24.14%) SOA
12 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (22.41%) Migration
13 12 (20.69%) Oracle RMAN
13 12 (20.69%) Shell Script
13 12 (20.69%) Oracle RAC
13 12 (20.69%) Data Guard
14 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (39.66%) WebLogic
2 14 (24.14%) Oracle Service Bus
2 14 (24.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (24.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (55.17%) Oracle Database
2 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (31.03%) RDBMS
3 18 (31.03%) Relational Database
4 17 (29.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (10.34%) OLAP
9 6 (10.34%) OLTP
9 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (6.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (5.17%) Big Data
11 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.31%) Middleware
2 14 (24.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (3.45%) .NET
4 2 (3.45%) HTML
4 2 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.17%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (48.28%) Unix
2 25 (43.10%) Linux
3 17 (29.31%) Solaris
4 1 (1.72%) Windows
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (24.14%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (24.14%) DevOps
2 14 (24.14%) SOA
3 13 (22.41%) Migration
4 7 (12.07%) High Availability
5 6 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (10.34%) Server Building
6 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.17%) Operations Management
8 3 (5.17%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (5.17%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (3.45%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.45%) Database Security
9 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.72%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.72%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 35 (60.34%) SQL
2 12 (20.69%) Shell Script
3 8 (13.79%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.34%) MCITP
2 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) OCA
3 5 (8.62%) OCP
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.45%) MCDBA
4 2 (3.45%) MCSA
5 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (17.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) Data Guard
1 12 (20.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (12.07%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Oracle
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.34%) Computacenter
4 4 (6.90%) Sybase
5 2 (3.45%) Tableau
6 1 (1.72%) Remedy
6 1 (1.72%) Teradata